Ninth Annual Advanced Labor Law Seminar

Event Start:
03/16/2017 4:30 PM
Event End:
03/16/2017 6:30 PM

When: Thursday, March 16, 2017, from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Where: Social Law Library, John Adams Courthouse, One Pemberton Square, Boston MA
Cost: $60 — Social Law Library Members $120 — Non-Member

Social law Library and Lawyers Weekly present:

Jeffrey L. Hirsch, Esq

Author of Labor and Employment
Law in Massachusetts

Partner, Hirsch Roberts Weinstein LLP


You will learn the latest statutory, regulatory, and judicial developments
involving:

• United States Supreme Court and First Circuit Court of Appeals cases
involving:
       • U.S. Department of Labor regulations
       • Accrual of constructive discharge claim and limitations
       • Title VII’s Fee Shifting Provisions and Definition of “prevailing party”
       • Mixed Motives, circumstantial evidence and discrimination
       • ADA “Reasonable Accommodation” Request and “Essential
Function” Performance

• Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court decisions regarding employees
“self-help,” FMLA, and assessing punitive damages in sexual harassment

• The recently passed Massachusetts Equal Pay Act, Marijuana Act, Transgender
Restroom/Locker Room Bill and new OSHA regulations

• NLRB Standards for hiring replacement workers during economic strikes,
graduate students and research assistants deemed “employees,” and
anticipated Changes in NLRB Policy on Section 7 rights

• Discussion of recent news with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission,
United States Department of Labor, Massachusetts Commission
Against Discrimination, Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and
Workforce Development


Registrants for this program acknowledge that during the program their photographic or videographic images may be incidentally taken; registrants agree that the submission of their registrations for this program constitutes their written consent to the Social Law Library’s use of any such image in print and online materials solely for promotion of the Library’s noncommercial CLE seminars and other educational events and activities.

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